San Francisco Warriors Regular Season Rosters

1970-1971 San Francisco Warriors Regular Season Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Al Attles PG 6-0 175 10 North Carolina A&T 1960 Rnd 5 Pick 7 United States
Jim Barnett GF 6-4 170 4 Oregon 1966 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
Joe Ellis F 6-6 175 4 San Francisco 1966 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
Levi Fontaine SG 6-4 190 0 Maryland-Eastern Shore 1970 Rnd 5 Pick 2 United States
Nick Jones G 6-2 190 1 Oregon 1967 Rnd 3 Pick 12 United States
Clyde Lee FC 6-10 205 4 Vanderbilt 1966 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
Jerry Lucas FC 6-8 230 7 Ohio State 1962 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Jeff Mullins GF 6-4 190 6 Duke 1964 Rnd 1 Pick 5 United States
Ralph Ogden GF 6-5 205 0 Santa Clara 1970 Rnd 4 Pick 2 United States
Bob Portman GF 6-5 200 1 Creighton 1969 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States
Cazzie Russell GF 6-5 218 4 Michigan 1966 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Adrian Smith PG 6-1 180 9 Kentucky 1958 Rnd 15 Pick 1 United States
Nate Thurmond FC 6-11 225 8 Bowling Green 1963 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
Bill Turner F 6-7 220 3 Akron 1967 Rnd 3 Pick 8 United States
Ron Williams G 6-3 188 2 West Virginia 1968 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States

1970-1971 Golden State Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters R. Williams J. Mullins B. Portman N. Thurmond J. Lucas
Rotation A. Attles N. Jones J. Ellis C. Lee  
Rotation     B. Turner    
Rotation     R. Ogden    
Lim PT A. Smith L. Fontaine J. Barnett    

1970-1971 Pacific Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Los Angeles Lakers48-34-
2San Francisco Warriors41-417
3San Diego Rockets40-428
4Seattle SuperSonics38-4410
5Portland Trail Blazers29-5319

1970-1971 Golden State Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Nate Thurmond All-NBA Defensive First Team (1971)
Jerry Lucas Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1971)
Jeff Mullins Western All-Star Coaches Selection (1971)

1970-1971 Golden State Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST
Nate Thurmond 82 40.9 20.0 13.8 3.1
Jeff Mullins 75 38.8 20.8 4.5 4.4
Jerry Lucas 80 40.6 19.2 15.8 3.7
Ron Williams 82 34.3 14.4 3.0 5.9
Joe Ellis 80 28.4 10.8 6.4 2.0
Nick Jones 81 14.6 6.9 1.4 1.4
Bob Portman 68 20.5 7.6 4.7 1.0
Clyde Lee 82 17.0 6.1 7.0 0.8
Levi Fontaine 35 6.0 3.8 0.4 0.6
Adrian Smith 21 11.8 5.3 1.1 1.4
Al Attles 34 9.4 2.0 1.2 1.7
Bill Turner 18 11.1 3.6 2.3 0.4
Ralph Ogden 32 5.1 1.3 1.0 0.3

1970-1971 San Francisco Warriors Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Al Attles was selected as the #7 pick in the 5 Round of the 1960 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Warriors. Al Attles signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Warriors on September 1, 1960.

Joe Ellis was selected as the #3 pick in the Second Round of the 1966 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Joe Ellis signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1966.

Levi Fontaine was selected as the #2 pick in the 5 Round of the 1970 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Levi Fontaine signed a contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1970.

Clyde Lee was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1966 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Clyde Lee signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1966.

Ralph Ogden was selected as the #2 pick in the 4 Round of the 1970 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Ralph Ogden signed a contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1970.

Bob Portman was selected as the #7 pick in the First Round of the 1969 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Bob Portman signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1969.

Nate Thurmond was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1963 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Nate Thurmond signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1963.

Ron Williams was selected as the #9 pick in the First Round of the 1968 NBA Draft by the Golden State Warriors. Ron Williams signed a multi-year contract with the Golden State Warriors on September 1, 1968.

Acquired via Trade

Jim Barnett was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Portland Trail Blazers on March 24, 1971.

Jerry Lucas was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Cincinnati Royals on October 25, 1969.

Jeff Mullins was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Chicago Bulls on September 7, 1966.

Adrian Smith was acquired in a trade by the Golden State Warriors from the Cincinnati Royals on December 26, 1969.

Acquired via Waiver Claim

Bill Turner was claimed off of the waiver wire by the Golden State Warriors from the Cincinnati Royals on January 16, 1971.

Acquired via Free Agency

Nick Jones signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Golden State Warriors on September 23, 1970.

1970-1971 San Francisco Warriors Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Franklin Mieuli Owner 1962-1963 N/A
Al Attles Head Coach 1969-1970 N/A
Bob Feerick General Manager 1963-1964 N/A